Motorcycle rider killed in crash with ute
A PERSON has died in a serious traffic in inner-Brisbane this morning.
Emergency services were called to the scene at Nudgee Rd and Gadara St, Hendra, around 5.45am.
It is understood a ute and a motorcyclist collided, with the ute smashing through the side fence of a home.
Serious accident at Nudgee Rd & Gadara St, #Hendra lengthy delays expected, please avoid the area.— Queensland Ambulance (@QldAmbulance) April 17, 2017
QPS Senior Sergeant Bob Knight confirmed the crash resulted in the death of the motorcycle rider, a man in his mid 30s.
"At this stage we are still conducting enquiries into the collision," he said.
The section of road between Gerler Rd and Hedley Ave is closed.
A ute and a motorcycle have crashed on Nudgee Road near the intersection with Gadara Street. Please avoid the area. #bnetraffic— QPS Media Unit (@QPSmedia) April 17, 2017
In Newmarket, a woman in her 20s has been treated for "moderate injuries" after an incident involving a car and a cyclist.